Vinchu Kata

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  • Address: Lonavla, Pune, Maharashtra, India 410401, Lonavala
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Forest, View Point, Hiking Trail, Tourist Center, Family And Kids, Peak

Vinchu Kata - Review

A narrow fortified region in the Lohgarh fort, Vinchu Kata literally means Scorpion’s sting. The natural formation due to the fissure of lava has resulted into the finger like projection of rocks and the peak of the terrain is a must-visit.

A hiking trail from Vinchu Kata takes you to Visapur fort and is adorned by lush green forests and fantastic view of the valley.

Vinchu Kata Information

  • Hike can be tiresome and not suitable for infants, pregnant women, senior citizens and people with medical problems.
  • Wear rainy jacket and comfortable shoes.

Vinchu Kata Ticket Prices

  • Entry is free.

Vinchu Kata Opening and Closing Hours

  • Open 24 hours.
  • Best visited during day time.

How To reach Vinchu Kata by Public Transport

  • Hiking.

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TripHobo Highlights for Vinchu Kata

  • Vinchu Kata Address: Lonavla, Pune, Maharashtra, India 410401, Lonavala
  • Vinchu Kata Timing: 24-hrs
  • Vinchu Kata Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Vinchu Kata(preferred time): 06:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Time required to visit Vinchu Kata: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Vinchu Kata

  • 95% of people who visit Lonavala include Vinchu Kata in their plan

  • 38.52% of people start their Vinchu Kata visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Vinchu Kata

Monday, Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Vinchu Kata

People normally club together Lohagad Fort and Karla Caves while planning their visit to Vinchu Kata.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Vinchu Kata, Lonavala Reviews

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  • Really Good Destination to chill n relax. Anyone one can Visit This fort Even child too. Trekking is Safe as stairs are there to climb Upto the main Door of fort. Main Door will Open At 7.00AM.

  • Really amazing place But the way to here and back to the fort is quite danger. But no worries rallying are there for the safety. Views form here is great.

  • Went there in summer. It is a good place. Take left path while moving forward.

  • Nice place to hangout but go before 5:30 generally they close gates at 5 and the people inside are taken out before 6

  • From bottom of it he mountain it seems to be the tail of a scorpion thus it is called as vinchu kada (scorpion end) . Most attractive point of the lohgad fort and challenging also. Entire lonavla hill valley is able to see from this point. Nice site for adventurous photo session. Some remains of old fort can also be seen at the end point.

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